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Displaced population tracked by DTM in Nigeria
Latest IDP estimates (conflict) from IDMC
1,706,818
In Nigeria, IDMC GRID Dec 2017
Total population in Nigeria
As of 2015 World Bank
Region
West and Central Africa

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  • Administrative division with available number of displaced persons
  • Site assessed by DTM

As of the 31 December, the conflict in the northeastern part of Nigeria has left an estimated 1,770,444 people displaced across 6 most affected states.

Analysis of the DTM data collected across 63 IDP camps between the 13-17 December. 4,030 individuals comprising 1,033 families were recorded across these camps, 49% of these were living in improvised structures.

Situated on the international border between Cameroon and Nigeria, Kala Balge is a Local Government Area (LGA) in the conflict-affected Nigerian State of Borno. The current estimated population of IDPs is 35,295 individuals.

The dashboard is a map indicating the number of returnees per LGA. 1,099,509 returnees returned to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon. The map indicates return areas, inaccessible areas, water boundaries and state boundaries. 

The dashboard is a map indicating the number of returnees per LGA. 1,099,509 returnees returned to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon. The map indicates return areas, inaccessible areas, water boundaries and state boundaries. 

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